Melaleuca rigidifolia Turcz.
Bull.Cl.Phys.-Math.Acad.Imp.Sci.Saint-Pétersbourg 10:342 (1852)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 29 June 1999

Sprawling to upright shrub, to 1.5 m high. Fl. pink-purple, Jul to Oct. Gravelly or sandy clays, grey loamy sand, laterite, granite. Salty claypans, gravel pits, near railway line.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Recherche, Southern Cross, Southern Jarrah Forest, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Coolgardie, Cranbrook, Dundas, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Kent, Kondinin, Lake Grace, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe, Yilgarn.